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Harmony Chapel
Harmony Chapel Cemetery on Route 44 around the start of the 20th century
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Location of the CDP in Providence County and the state of Rhode Island.

Harmony is a village and census-designated place in the town of Glocester, Rhode Island, United States located on U.S. Route 44 (Putnam Pike). As of the 2010 census, it had a population of 985.

Local sites and history

The historic 1816 Harmony Chapel and Cemetery are located at the center of the village. Several restaurants, the Harmony Library and golf courses are located nearby. In the early nineteenth century a toll booth of the Glocester Turnpike was located in Harmony to raise funds to maintain the road until it was abolished in the 1850s.

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  • Harmony Library

Coordinates: 41°53′16″N 71°35′48″W / 41.88778°N 71.59667°W / 41.88778; -71.59667

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